Many people call Mariah Carey the Queen of Christmas, and for good reason. Her 1994 single “All I Want for Christmas Is You” has become a classic that takes over streaming services every winter holiday season.
For the fifth total week, “All I Want for Christmas Is You” returned to #1 on Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart dated January 2, 2021. The track led the rankings for two weeks in December 2019 and one week in January 2020. It also reached the pinnacle two weeks ago.
The iconic carol collected 54.9 million streams in the United States in the most recent tracking week. On December 24, “All I Want for Christmas Is You” broke the Spotify one-day streaming record with 17,223,237 global plays on that date.
In addition, Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” currently sits atop Billboard‘s Global 200 and Global Excluding U.S. charts. That means the 26-year-old tune is considered the most popular song in the world at the moment.